'''Edmund Burke''' (; 12 January [New Style|NS]
[The exact year of his birth is the subject of a great deal of controversy; 1728, 1729, and 1730 have been proposed. The month and day of his birth also are subject to question, a problem compounded by the Julian calendar|Julian-Gregorian calendar|Gregorian changeover in 1752, during his lifetime. For a fuller treatment of the question, see F. P. Lock, ''Edmund Burke. Volume I: 1730–1784'' (Clarendon Press, 1999), pp. 16–17. Conor Cruise O'Brien (2008; p. 14) questions Burke's birthplace as having been in Dublin, arguing in favour of Shanballymore, Co. Cork (in the house of his uncle, James Nagle).]
9 July 1797) was an Irish
born in Dublin
, as well as an author, orator, political theorist
, and philosopher who, after moving to London, served as a member...